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Stewart injury shows 'Superman' isn't invulnerable

Stewart injury shows 'Superman' isn't invulnerable

August 7th, 2013 3:24 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Until Monday night, Tony Stewart had walked away unscathed from many harrowing wrecks. "He's run so many of these races and flipped in those things, I think me and him and everybody around us didn't think Superman could get hurt."

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PHOTO GALLERY and VIDEO: Knights of Destruction pack Kingsport Speedway with carnage & spectators - VIDEO

August 7th, 2013 12:39 pm by Jeff Bobo

None of Saturday's contestants felt constrained by the unwritten rules of sportsmanship. Beating and banging on each other was the order of the day. The biggest winner Saturday night was the auto salvage yard.

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Volunteer Speedway to host Steel Head Late Model Championship

Volunteer Speedway to host Steel Head Late Model Championship

August 6th, 2013 1:52 pm by Staff Report

The 'King of the Gap' event will be held on Aug. 16 with $5,000 going to the winner of the main event.

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Stewart breaks leg in sprint car race in Iowa

Stewart breaks leg in sprint car race in Iowa

August 6th, 2013 3:30 am by Associated Press

Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart will miss this weekend's road course race at Watkins Glen after breaking his right leg in a sprint car race Monday night at Southern Iowa Speedway.

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Veteran driver Williamson, 63, dies from injuries suffered during sprint car race

Veteran driver Williamson, 63, dies from injuries suffered during sprint car race

August 5th, 2013 8:51 pm by Associated Press

Veteran sprint car driver Kramer Williamson died from injuries suffered during a qualifying race at Lincoln Speedway in central Pennsylvania.

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Dave Ongie In the Rearview: Pocono II

Dave Ongie In the Rearview: Pocono II

August 5th, 2013 5:18 pm by Dave Ongie

NASCAR has many critics these days but the folks in Daytona Beach have a rebuttal now: an $8.2 billion television package that will keep the sport swimming in money until 2024. So much for those hoping for change.

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Kahne holds off Gordon to win at Pocono

Kahne holds off Gordon to win at Pocono

August 4th, 2013 4:36 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Kasey Kahne got the jump on birthday boy Jeff Gordon off the final restart with two laps left and pulled away to win Sunday at Pocono Raceway.

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15-year-old driver wins K&N Pro race

15-year-old driver wins K&N Pro race

August 3rd, 2013 6:35 pm by Associated Press

Fifteen-year-old Cole Custer became the youngest winner in NASCAR K&N Pro Series history Friday night with a victory at Iowa Speedway.

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Dillon looking to take advantage of Busch's absence at Iowa Speedway

Dillon looking to take advantage of Busch's absence at Iowa Speedway

August 2nd, 2013 9:30 pm by LUKE MEREDITH, AP Sports Writer

Austin Dillon knows the Nationwide race in Iowa on Saturday night might be his best shot yet at a victory, though not necessarily because he is running so well. It’s mostly because Kyle Busch is staying at Pocono.

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Newman still waiting for call after win

Newman still waiting for call after win

August 2nd, 2013 5:30 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Ryan Newman was inundated with text messages from well-wishers after his win at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. But still no team dialed him up and offered a ride for 2014.

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